Nephalist
Nephalist Neph"a*list (n[e^]f"[.a]*l[i^]st), n. [Cf. F. n['e]phaliste.] One who advocates or practices nephalism. [1913 Webster]

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  • nephalist — n. teetotaler, person who drinks no alcohol …   English contemporary dictionary

  • nephalist — neph·a·list …   English syllables

  • nephalist — …   Useful english dictionary

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  • ascetic — Synonyms and related words: Albigensian, Apostolic, Apostolici, Catharist, Diogenes, Encratic, Encratite, Franciscan, Hieronymian, Hieronymite, Lenten, Pythagorean, Pythagorist, Rechabite, Sabbatarian, Shaker, Spartan, Stoic, Timon of Athens,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • fruitarian — Synonyms and related words: Apostolici, Brillat Savarin, Encratite, Lucullus, Pythagorean, Pythagorist, Rechabite, Shaker, abstainer, abstinent, ascetic, banian, board and roomer, boarder, bon vivant, cannibal, carnivore, connoisseur of food,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • vegetarian — Synonyms and related words: Apostolic, Apostolici, Brillat Savarin, Encratic, Encratite, Lenten, Lucullus, Pythagorean, Pythagorist, Rechabite, Shaker, Spartan, Stoic, abstainer, abstemious, abstinent, ascetic, banian, board and roomer, boarder,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • abstainer — n teetotaler, nephalist, nondrinker, water drinker, hydropot; temperance advocate, W.C.T.U. member, prohibitionist, Inf. dry, blue ribboner, blue ribbonist, blue ribbonite; puritan, ascetic; Rechabite, Encratite …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • nondrinker — n teetotaler, nephalist, abstainer, water drinker, hydropot; temperance advocate, W.C.T.U. member, prohibitionist, Inf. dry, blue ribboner, blue ribbonist, blue ribbonite; puritan, ascetic; Rechabite, Encratite …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • prohibitionist — n teetotaler, nephalist, abstainer, water drinker, hydropot; temperance advocate, W.C.T.U. member, blue iibboner, blue ribbonist, blue ribbonite, Inf. dry, Chiefly Brit. pussyfoot; puritan, ascetic; Rechabite, Encratite …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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